SALT LAKE CITY, July 1, 2009 – The State of Utah (www.utah.gov) has chosen Qwest Communications International Inc. (NYSE: Q) (www.qwest.com/business) to deliver a cost-saving, converged voice and data network. With Qwest’s Ethernet solution, state and local government and businesses in Utah have access to additional bandwidth speeds to help satisfy increasing public demand for online services.
CIO, State of Utah: "The speed and bandwidth of Qwest's Ethernet solution enables the State of Utah to offer convenient, accessible, and efficient government services to citizens and local businesses."
Sharon Montgomery, vice president, Qwest Government and Education Solutions: “We’re working with the State of Utah to help provide citizens with innovative ways to access government services. Qwest Ethernet lets people work online instead of standing in line at the DMV and other state agencies. Consolidating technologies saves the state time and money,quo;s business community.”
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